District 72 Conventions

This page has information about the District 72 semi-annual Conventions.

See below for November 2016 Photo Gallery.

Next Conventions

  • 12-14 May 2017 - Wellington
  • 10-12 November 2017 - Emerald Hotel, Gisborne
  • 4-6 May 2018 - Waipuna Hotel, Auckland

May 2017 - Turning Tides Convention, Wellington

The tides are turning as District 72 prepares for a new adventure, ride the wave and join us in Wellington for the Annual Convention from Friday 12 to Sunday 14 May 2017.

With overseas guests David Fisher, Region 12 International Director and Mohammed Qahtani, 2015 World Champion of Public Speaking confirmed as speakers you are sure to be both educated and entertained by these inspiring Toastmasters who have reached top achievements.

Attending the convention you will also witness the excitement of the District 72 International Speech Contest, where we will select the speaker to represent us in Vancouver this August, as well as the National Evaluation Contest.

For more details on the convention and to register online visit http://www.turningtides-toastmasters.nz/

Convention Newsletters

For District Officers

District Meeting Documents

For more information email convenor@turningtides-toastmasters.nz


November 2016 Convention, Invercargill

Humorous Speech Contest

Humorous Speech Winner - Mark Maney, Division D
Humorous Speech Winner - Mark Maney, Division D, with District Director David Templeman DTM (left) and Peter Crofskey DTM (right)

Table Topics Contest

Table Topics Winner - Peter Harrington, Division D
Table Topics Winner - Peter Harrington, Division D, with Norbert Lee DTM (left) and Program Quality Director Sarah Bate DTM (right)

Gallery 1 - Convention Pix

Gallery 2 - Awards and Contests

Gallery 3 - Banner Parade

Gallery 4 - Dine and Dance

Photos from the November Convention have been arranged in photo galleries in PDF format.

If you require any photo, please email webmaster@toastmasters.org.nz stating the gallery, your name and the page number/s of the photos.